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Letter to Col. John Fitzgerald from Benjamin Harrison, concerning a warrant for 5333 1/3 acres of land, dated April 3, 1784.
Richd Apr. 3d 1784 Sir I have a warrant in your name for 5333 1/3 acres of land which I shall send? by a sage hand to the surveyor of the officers lands next week the expence is 5/ to the necessities? & half a Dollar a thousand to the survey or the first I have paid and will send the other with the warrant. I think it will be really worth your while to ask the assembly for the remainder as a grant as that time will not be worth a copper. I am your most obed. Servt. Benj. Harrison
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Benjamin Harrison, John Fitzgerald, Alexandria, Richmond, land, warrant, acres, 5333 1/3 acres, 1784
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Harrison, Benjamin, "Notification letter of land warrant to Col. John Fitzgerald, signed Benjamin Harrison" (1784). Broadus R. Littlejohn, Jr. Manuscript and Ephemera Collection. 78.